The South Dakota Coyotes play the South Dakota State Jackrabbits in the semifinals of the Summit League tournament at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. South Dakota defeated Kansas City 74-61 in the quarterfinals of the tournament on Sunday. Tasos Kamateros was the leading scorer and rebounder for South Dakota with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Four other players for South Dakota scored in double figures.
Kruz Perrott-Hunt is the leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 15.0 points and 2.3 assists per game, while Hunter Goodrick is the leading rebounder with an average of 7.1 rebounds per game. Mason Archambault is the second leading scorer with an average of 14.7 points per game and one of four players averaging double-figures in scoring. South Dakota is scoring an average of 75.7 points per game.
South Dakota State reached the semifinals of the tournament with a 87-79 victory over Omaha on Saturday in the quarterfinals. Douglas Wilson was the leading scorer for South Dakota State with 22 points. The Jackrabbits shot only 47.4% but committed just seven turnovers while forcing Omaha into turning the ball over 15 times. South Dakota State has won 19 straight.
Baylor Scheierman is leading South Dakota State in scoring, rebounding and assists with averages of 16.3 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game. Douglas Wilson is the second leading scorer with an average of 16.2 points per game and one of three players for South Dakota State averaging double-figures in scoring. South Dakota State is scoring an average of 87.2 points per game.